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Posted 9 Aug 2013 by • 5 answers
So I just took a fleet enema for the first time because I was very constipated. I held it in and it almost immediately caused me to have bowel movement. I figured that because of this I let go of the enema too soon so I injected a few more times but after nothing really came out except for the ...
Posted 1 Jul 2013 by • 12 answers
Hello everyone. I have been prescribed by my doctor with Linzess. I have chronic GI disorders abdominal, pain, feeling bloated (severely uncomfortable). I started yesterday but when I woke up this morning, I had this pain, distention in my whole abdomen that extended to both sides. I took 3 aspirin ...
Posted 3 Sep 2014 by • 4 answers
I am taking Lactulose and it works well for me. My doctor wonders why I would always need it. Miralax doesn't work for me. Is there anything OTC that is comparable to Lactulose so that I don't have to depend on a doctor to get the help I need? Thanks
Posted 6 May 2014 by • 8 answers
I am a 28 year old female who prior to about 1 1/2 years ago, had absolutely no medical issues, let alone GI issues, to speak of. I'll also say there are no GI issues in my family history, with the exception of my brother who developed ulcerative colitis around the same time I started having ...
Posted 27 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
Hello- for the past 3 months I have been taking amitiza for my ibs in combination with dulcolax. After months of not seeing results from other medications, this actually worked! I am no longer chronically constipated, and my doctors are considering dropping the dosage given my progress. HOWEVER in ...
Posted 3 days ago by • 1 answer
Has anyone experienced bloody stool,after beginning treatment with Linzess? I’ve been using Linzess for chronic constipation,for the last week. I’ve never had bloody stool. The only variables to my regimen that have changed is the induction of Linzess (145 mg 1x daily) and the use of an ...
Posted 1 day 18 hours ago by • 0 answers
I’m suppose to start amitiza tomorrow for constipation. Heard good things and bad things. Anyone have any personal experience?
Posted 7 days ago by • 0 answers
I have tried everything. Miralax used to work and then quit and taking that daily made me very bloated and gassy and still didn’t work well. Fiber powder supplements do the same thing. MOM cleans me out good when I haven’t gone for a while, so I’m wondering if it’s safe to ...
Posted 16 days ago by • 0 answers
I have had weight issues for years & if this medication causes weight gain I’d rather not use it. I’m a 40 year old female with chronic constipation. Thank you for your help.
Posted 8 days ago by • 0 answers
Is it possible to take more than 290 mg a day? One 290mg is not working for me. Help!
Posted 16 days ago by • 0 answers
Posted 22 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
I’m a young girl and just had my first Enema about an hour ago. I have had chronic constipation for 3 yrs and it’s been worse within the last 6 months. I was able to pass stool, but currently I am in pain in my stomach, and lower bowl area. Also, I have pain inside and around my bottom. ...
Posted 5 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
I have a 12 year old granddaughter with chronic constipation. She hates taking the powder and I think the pill form might be better. Her doctor ordered Miralax powder daily and if she misses a dose her stools are so hard and large she has pain and difficulty having a bowel movement.
Posted 20 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
Also have had trouble with bowels feeling of possible blockage, dirreah, feeling of chronic constipation at imes.
Posted 26 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
Should laxatives be taken while taking Amitiza? How much water should be drunk on a daily basis? Thanks!
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